Dorothea E. MacLeod, 97


Obit Dorothea E. MacLeodWestborough – Dorothea E. MacLeod, 97, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 at home. She was the wife of the late Douglas G. MacLeod.

Born in Chelsea, she was the daughter of the late William and Emilie (Maier) Eburne. She was educated in Chelsea schools and graduated from Laselle College, majoring in music. She also attended Wagner College.

Dot was employed as a travel agent with Horizons Unlimited in Marlborough prior to her retirement.

She was a founding and active member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Westborough. She was a former volunteer at the Westborough Food Pantry and enjoyed traveling.

Dot is survived by two sons, Richard E. MacLeod and his wife Marilyn of Cape Coral, Florida and Douglas G. MacLeod Jr. and his wife Katharine of Westborough. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by two children, Carol Huggard and John MacLeod.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 1, at 11:00 a.m., in the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 185 West Main St., Westborough. A private graveside service will be held in Pine Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Good Shepherd Lutheran Church or the Westborough Food Pantry, PO Box 502, Westborough, MA 01581.